Stages Of Gum Disease in Tucson, AZ
Health statistics tell us that 75 percent of American adults have some stage of gum disease.
Periodontal disease is a progressive condition that can cause or complicate a host of health problems if it is ignored. Medical studies show periodontal disease may contribute to heart disease, cancer, pre-term babies, cognitive challenges, diabetes and more.
Taking care of your teeth and gums with twice-daily brushing and flossing, and visiting your dentist in Tucson, AZ, can help prevent periodontal disease. If you do have periodontal disease, Dr. Robert Hawke can fix it with gentle, state-of-the-art periodontal treatment.